Complements of networks

Quadrimestre 4 -

General course description

First practial approach of networking

Learning basic skills

  • Introduction to networks and telecommunications

Course Aims

Familiarize the students with network architecture concepts, first approach to safety aspects and services.

Learning outcomes

  • Netmask and gateway config to serve a purpose
  • Scanning and sniffing, what can I get from these practices
  • Starting a service by yourself

Course Outline


  • Routers, dhc^p, dns, arp...
  • Sniffing tools, ports


  • Small project (tunnels, services for instance)


  • Andrew Tanenbaum, Réseaux, 4ème édition, Pearson Education (2003)